Press "esc" to clear
Go to Advanced Search

Showing results

4150 of 103765
150401_LItton_J.jpg
  • Embargo expired:
    15-Aug-2018 5:00 PM EDT

Article ID: 699023

PARP inhibitor improves progression-free survival in patients with advanced breast cancers and BRCA mutations

University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

In a randomized, Phase III trial led by researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, the PARP inhibitor talazoparib extended progression-free survival (PFS) and improved quality-of-life measures over available chemotherapies for patients with metastatic HER2-negative breast cancer and mutations in the BRCA1/2 genes.

Released:
15-Aug-2018 10:05 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment
Ottley_Alvitta_2016.jpg

Article ID: 699065

Making Sense, Pictures of Medical Data

Washington University in St. Louis

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but what if you don't want a whole essay? A WashU computer engineer is building visualizations to clarify and condense health risk data for patients.

Released:
15-Aug-2018 4:30 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Article ID: 699063

First Mouse Model to Mimic Lung Disease Could Speed Discovery of More Effective Treatments

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

A team of researchers from Penn Medicine has developed the first mouse model with an IPF-associated mutation, which induces scarring and other damage similar to what is observed in humans suffering from the condition.

Released:
15-Aug-2018 4:00 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment
Embargo will expire:
20-Aug-2018 1:05 PM EDT
Released to reporters:
15-Aug-2018 3:30 PM EDT

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 20-Aug-2018 1:05 PM EDT

UVMForestDietStudy_RickyMartin_CIFOR_2048x1363.jpg
  • Embargo expired:
    15-Aug-2018 2:00 PM EDT

Article ID: 698887

How Forests Improve Kids' Diets

University of Vermont

A first-of-its-kind global study shows that children in 27 developing countries have better nutrition—when they live near forests.

Released:
13-Aug-2018 12:30 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Article ID: 699046

Evening Preference, Lack of Sleep Associated with Higher BMI in People with Prediabetes

University of Illinois at Chicago

People with prediabetes who go to bed later, eat meals later and are more active and alert later in the day — those who have an “evening preference” — have higher body mass indices compared with people with prediabetes who do things earlier in the day, or exhibit morning preference. The higher BMI among people with evening preference is related to their lack of sufficient sleep, according to a University of Illinois at Chicago-led study.

Released:
15-Aug-2018 1:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment
lauramillergraff.JPG

Article ID: 699048

Prenatal Exposure to Violence Leads to Increased Toddler Aggression Toward Mothers, Study Finds

University of Notre Dame

Babies whose mothers experience interpersonal violence during pregnancy are more likely to exhibit aggression and defiance toward their mothers in toddlerhood, according to new research by Laura Miller-Graff and Jennifer Burke Lefever.

Released:
15-Aug-2018 1:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • Embargo expired:
    15-Aug-2018 1:00 PM EDT

Article ID: 698496

Mount Sinai Researchers Discover How to Restore Vision Using Retinal Stem Cells

Mount Sinai Health System

Study Could Lead to Cures for Blinding Diseases

Released:
13-Aug-2018 9:00 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment
JianyiZhang.jpg

Article ID: 699037

Neonatal Pig Hearts Can Heal From Heart Attack

University of Alabama at Birmingham

The hearts of newborn piglets can almost completely heal themselves after experimental heart attacks, the first time this ability to regrow heart muscle has been shown in large mammals. This regenerative capacity disappears by day three after birth, researchers report in the journal Circulation.

Released:
15-Aug-2018 12:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment
ExteriorWide_NorthClinic.jpg

Article ID: 698931

Seattle Children’s Opens New Clinic to Better Serve Families in North King, Snohomish, Whatcom and Skagit Counties

Seattle Children's Hospital

Seattle Children’s today announced the opening of its newest regional clinic, Seattle Children’s North Clinic, which will provide convenient access to pediatric specialty care services for families in north King, Snohomish, Whatcom and Skagit counties. The 37,000-square-foot clinic is located on Providence Regional Medical Center Everett’s Colby Campus at 1815 13th St.

Released:
15-Aug-2018 12:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Showing results

4150 of 103765





Chat now!